Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

Change here for Clearing courses

Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

You are looking at:

Courses starting in 2023

OK, GOT IT

Looking for Clearing information?

CHANGE

Psychology with Placement Year BSc (Hons)

Keele University

Add to favourites

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date

    SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Would you like to take a scientific approach to understanding why people behave in certain ways, with the opportunity to apply that knowledge in a work placement? Our four-year accredited programme includes a year in industry, allowing you to gain invaluable insight and practical experience into the real world application of psychology.**Why choose this course?** - This programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS)- Spend a year gaining practical experience in industry- Personalise your studies with a variety of optional modules- Gain the employability skills to enter a range of careers in business, service, education and caring professions- Access to Keele's £34m state-of-the-art Central Science LaboratoriesPsychology is the study of mind and behaviour. From biological influences and social pressures to environmental factors that affect how people think, act, and feel - psychology underpins all that we are and everything we do. The skills you will develop on this degree will not only equip you with subject-specific knowledge but will also provide you with a variety of transferable scientific and humanities based skills - that can be used in a wide range of sectors.Our Psychology with Placement Year BSc will equip you with a well-rounded education. In addition to studying the principal areas specified by the British Psychological Society (BPS) curriculum, you will have the opportunity to gain substantial work experience with a relevant placement provider and become familiar with the professional working environment.As no prior knowledge of psychology is required, during years one and two, we will support you to develop fundamental scientific skills in research design, statistics, qualitative and survey methods. This will enable you to confidently conduct your own research and critically analyse that of others throughout your studies and beyond.**About Keele**Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

Information not available

Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Do you need to know more?

Ask a question directly and subscribe to this university

REQUEST INFO

University information

Keele University

  • University League Table

    52nd

  • Campus address

    Keele University, Keele, ST5 5BG, England

The university’s beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the largest in England – but you’ll find all the most important services and facilities on your doorstep.
With over 120 nationalities studying with Keele, international students are welcomed to its global community.
Dedicated support, scholarships, and preparatory courses to help you through your application, enrolment and beyond.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    56th out of 117 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    125 59%

    56th

    20
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50.0 50%

    59th

    2
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.68 74%

    76th

    3

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!